The car production in Russia has increased by 3% within the first quarter

The car production in Russia has increased by 3% within the first quarter


 

RusAutoNewsCom.- Car production in Russia has been increased within the first quarter of 2019. According to ASM Holding data, 419,317 transport vehicles (trucks, cars, buses) have been manufactured within the January-March period of 2019, which is equivalent to a 2.8% year-on-year rise.

Passenger cars production has increased by 3.6% year-on-year during the aforementioned period, with 383.1 thousand units. The output of foreign brand cars in Russia went up 0.1% to 276.5 thousand vehicles.

LCV production has also grown in the same period, by 0.3% to 22.8 thousand units.

Truck output, including light trucks, has fallen by 3.6% by the end of the first quarter of 2019, amounting to 29.5 thousand units. The output of foreign brand trucks in Russia went down 6.3% to 5.5 thousand units.

Bus production, including microbuses, has decreased by 10.3% during the aforementioned period, with 6.8 thousand units. The output of foreign brand buses in Russia went down by 44.7% to 1 thousand units.